tiny sparrow like bird

by DeAnna Foate
(Neenah Wi USA)


I just saw a cute little sparrow type bird , but smaller, with a bright yellow patch on the top of it's head. Do you have any ideas ? I've looked up warblers and sparrows ... and haven't seen it .

Thank you !
DeAnna Foate

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Apr 18, 2013
Sparrow like bird
by: Amy Indiana

Gold crowned kinglet maybe? When I am trying to identify birds I also look at feet and beak color. Good luck! Let us know what you find out!

Apr 18, 2013
goldcrest ?
by: Anonymous

Maybe it's a goldcrest or a firecrest - like wrens but with red or orange patch on top of the head.

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